Master of Engineering
Chief Executive Officer – Mr. Qiao is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Metorex and assistant of the President of Jinchuan Group and the Chairman. Mr. Qiao joined the Jinchuan Group in 1988. During his career, Mr. Qiao has served in various positions including Acting as a Non-Executive Director of the Company for the period from 30 November 2010 to 1 January 2014, and working in Jinchuan as the Vice Manager of the Mining area 3 of Jinchuan Group, Vice Director of the Mine Department (responsible for the overall work), Vice Director of the Planning and Development Department, General Manager of the Mineral Resources Department, Manager of the Mining area 3 of Jinchuan Group, Chairman of Gansu Jin Ao Mining Limited (a joint venture of Jinchuan Group and BHP) and Director of GobiMin Inc. successively. He is a technical professional with extensive operational management experience in mineral exploration and development
| Weiwu Yin
BA (International Accounting)
Chief Financial Officer – Mr Yin graduated from Central South University of Technology majoring in International Accounting. He joined Jinchuan Group Co., Ltd.in July 1997 and his duties involved Risk Control, Auditing and Financial Management. Mr. Yin has served in various positions including Acting Financial Manager of Nickel Smelter of Jinchuan Group Co., Ltd. and the Financial Manager of Marketing Company of Jinchuan Group Co., Ltd.
|Timothy Paul Williams
BSc (Hons) (Geology), PrSciNat (SACNASP), Fellow (SAIMM)
Mineral Resources Management Executive – Tim is a geologist with 23 years’ experience in exploration, resource estimation and mining geology in gold and base metals throughout West, Central and East Africa. Prior to joining Metorex, Tim worked in various roles for Anglo American, Konkola Copper Mines and TEAL Mining and Exploration. Tim joined Metorex in January 2007 and took responsibility for Group Mineral Resources Management in May 2009, covering exploration, mineral resource and reserve estimation, and compliance with the SAMREC / JORC mineral resource reporting code. Tim is also involved in Business Development for the Metorex Group and identifies and follows up on new mineral project opportunities across Africa. Tim is both a member of the Metorex Executive and Technical Executive Committees.
BA (Law), BA (Hons) (IR), MBA
Human Capital Executive – Carolyn joined Metorex on 1 July 2012 after working as the Human Resources Vice President for Areva Resources Southern Africa, where she was also responsible for communications. Carolyn previously spent 12 years in the BHP Billiton Group, mainly in various HR management functions at a number of mines and business units.
BSc (Hons) Chemical Engineering
Metorex Group Metallurgical Manager – Lloyd Bradford joined Metorex in June 2005. Before joining the Metorex group, Lloyd spent 19 years working within the head office, operations and technical departments of Anglovaal Mining. He led feasibility studies, participating in design work and technical consulting to operations within the company.
Doctor of Science
Geological Group Manager – Yulong joined Metorex in May 2012. Prior to assuming this role, Yulong was the Deputy General Manager of the Mineral Resource division of the Jinchuan Group along with being the Director of the Mine Institute of the Jinchuan Group, which he joined in 2004. Yulong has extensive knowledge of the Jinchuan operations and has published 15 papers, achieving three treatises and seven provincial awards.